Careers with ELS

Careers at ELS
Welcome to ELS Educational Services – offering you a world of opportunities!

ELS is the largest network of campus-based English language instruction centers in the world, with more than 60 study locations in the USA, Canada, and Australia as well as additional centers around the globe. Over the past 50 years, ELS has helped more than one million international students from over 170 countries learn English quickly and effectively. Additionally, each year ELS places thousands of international students in US college and university degree programs.

ELS presents many different and fulfilling career opportunities: on-site Language Center Directors, Academic Directors, International Student Advisers, Testing Coordinators, Housing Coordinators and Registrars, plus corporate positions in accounting, administration, information technology, marketing and more.

With the addition of our academic counseling centers in China, India, Japan, Taiwan, Turkey, Vietnam and more we expect continued growth of our staff at ELS. So that we may meet and exceed the needs of our students, colleges and universities, we will hire those who wish to exceed the academic, professional and social expectations of our clients throughout the world.

EEO and Affirmative Action Employer


ELS provides a supportive and culturally rich work environment, whether at one of our 60+ ELS Language Centers located throughout the USA, Canada, and Australia or at our Princeton, New Jersey headquarters. We are committed to establishing opportunities for personal and professional development for our employees.

Our staff, from throughout the world, provides a culturally rich work environment. If you have an interest in languages and a commitment to education, consider working at ELS and sharing our goal of providing students with an outstanding cultural and linguistic learning experience.

If you wish to join us and contribute to the success of our students and our organization, we want to hear from you!

ELS has a rich benefits program. Some of the benefits and services offered include:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision
  • Employer paid basic life, Accidental Death & Disability (AD&D)
  • Optional life insurance
  • Buy up Long Term Disability – Short Term Disability
  • Bonus program
  • Employee Assistance Program – EAP
  • Retirement –Employer 401K match of 50% up to the first 10% of employee contribution
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • TransitChek program
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $4,000 per year
  • Health Advocate
  • Credit Union
  • Language instruction
  • Cultural training